ULLIN, Ill. - The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team improved to 10-1 on the season when the Trailblazers routed host Shawnee by an 87-38 score Saturday afternoon in Ullin, IL. VU was led by sophomore Tasia Brewer's 18 points. The Trailblazers also got 12 points each from sophomore Nicole Dodd and freshman Jeanier Olukemi. That trio led an offensive outburst...
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ULLIN, Ill. - The NJCAA No. 1 Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team remained unbeaten and atop the NJCAA District 16 when the Trailblazers escaped Saturday afternoon with an 85-76 win at Shawnee. VU (12-0, 6-0 in District 16 competition) got 20 points from sophomore Charles Foster, 17 from sophomore A.J. Patty, 16 from sophomore Everett Clemons and 11 from sophomore...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team added another week to its run atop the 2014-15 rankings when the latest NJCAA Div. I Men’s Basketball Poll was released today from the NJCAA Headquarters in Colorado Springs, CO. VU (11-0) was the preseason No. 1 and has been top-ranked in each of the regular-season polls. VU received 13 First Place votes. ...
The NJCAA No. 1 Vincennes Trailblazers passed another test and kept their record unblemished with a 77-54 win Saturday night over Wabash Valley College at the VU P.E. Complex. The victory improved VU to 11-0 and 4-0 in NJCAA District 16 competition. Sophomore guard Everett Clemons - still recuperating from an early-season shoulder ailment - turned in an outstanding floor game...
ROBINSON, Ill. - Vincennes University sophomore guard Jaelan Manson hit 6-of-8 3-pointers on the way to a career-high 25 points off the bench Wednesday night to lead the NJCAA No. 1 VU Men's Basketball Team's 104-60 rout of host Lincoln Trail. Sophomore Charles Foster had 17 points and sophomore Everett Clemons finished with 14 points and six assists, while freshman Ronnie Rousseau...
The Vincennes University Athletic Department hosts Play4Kay and raises donations for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund annually. VU Women’s Basketball Coach and Athletic Director Harry Meeks has a special connection to the late Yow, who was the longtime coach at North Carolina State. He had the pleasure of meeting her while he was an assistant coach at Western Carolina University. This left a lasting impression on him and made this cause important to him and the Trailblazers.
NJCAA spring sport cancellation
The NJCAA announced on March 16 the cancellation of all spring sport competition and all upcoming basketball championships, effective immediately, due to the evolving COVID-19 situation. Spring competition includes all practices, regular season, postseason, and national championship play.
At VU, we believe sports play an important role in the overall purpose of an educational institution. We support a well-rounded intercollegiate sports program for both men and women and have a strong presence in the NJCAA where we can claim several national championships. But we are equally proud of our individual All-American and All-American Academic athletes who have used their talent to continue their education at four-year colleges.
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Trailblazer Scholarship fund - The VU foundation awarded $970,242.80 scholarship dollars of the VU Foundation and University funds for the 2017-18 school year to incoming and returning VU students. These included awards to students from 8 states across the country and 3 international awards.
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